Tonight in HD: August 22
Friends (TV2, 6.30, R) ✫✫✫
Ross’s plans to teach Ben about Hanukkah are continually thwarted when the young boy can’t get his mind off of Santa.
Shortland Street (TV2, 7.00) ✫✫✫
Road Cops (TV3, 7.30, R) ✫✫
Senior Constable Dale Kahaki has a runner on his hands; a motorist claims he has the right to remain silent when stopped; a boy-racer, bottle-throwing incident leads to more trouble.
Criminal Minds: Suspect Behaviour (TV One, 8.30) ✫
The Mentalist (TV2, 8.30) ✫✫
Patrick Jane and the CBI team are pulled deep inside the world of horse racing after a jockey is found murdered and suspects abound. Review: Examiner.
Movie: Transporter 2 (TV3, 8.30, R) ✫
An ex-commando defies the FBI to rescue his boss’ son from kidnappers. Jason Statham, Alessandro Gassman and Amber Valletta star. (2005)
Castle (TV One, 9.30) ✫✫
Body of Proof (TV2, 9.30) ✫✫
Megan re-enters the high society world when a top magazine editor is found dead at her Chestnut Hill mansion; Ethan is surprised by Kate’s upbeat attitude.